Prof. Dr. Paul Elliott

CURRENT POSITION

Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, School of Public Health, and Head of Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

PROFESSIONELL BACKGROUND

  • Fellow of the UK Academy of Medical Sciences since 2000
  • Honorary Consultant in Public Health Medicine at the Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom; member of the Directorate of Public Health and Primary Care
  • Specialist in cardiovascular epidemiology and the health effects of high blood pressure
  • Postgraduate training for Masters and PhD in Epidemiology at St Mary’s Hospital London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  • Medical training at University of Cambridge and University College London as a doctor specialising in elderly medicine

FUNCTIONS IN SCIENTIFIC INSTITUTIONS ADVISORY COMMISSIONS AND OTHER INITIATIVES

  • Director of MRC-PHE Centre for Environment and Health established in 2009 and funded to 2019 in partnership with King’s College London
  • Member of UK Biobank Steering Committee and Chair of UK Biobank Enhancements Working Group
  • Member of the UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD) Expert Advisory Group
  • Member of the UK Wellcome Trust Genetics, Genomics and Population Research Expert Review Group
  • Imperial College London Academic Health Sciences Centre Director of Information Governance